Alaska Development Team
Commissioner, Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development
Expertise: Oil and Gas, Fisheries, Mining, Economic and Rural Development
Senior Development Executive, Alaska Development Team
Expertise: Agriculture, Mariculture, Mining, Oil & Gas, Mining, and Workforce Development
Fred was a founder of the Alaska Process Industries Careers Consortium and member of the Alaska Workforce Investment Board for 13 years. While serving as Associate Vice President of the University of Alaska, Fred was responsible for investing in education and training systems that supported economic development in all high priority and high demand industry sector jobs throughout the state. With extensive experience in mariculture, agriculture, and nearly 20 years in the oil and gas industry, Fred is passionate about connecting new investments to develop Alaska’s vast resources.